The Sukhoi Superjet 100 took to the skies yesterday at Komsomolsk-on-Amur in southeast Russia, completing its inaugural flight in 65 min. and performing four circuits of the airfield at various altitudes up to 1,200 m., the manufacturer announced. "While much remains to be completed on the way to certification, I am certain that we are well prepared for them and that the aircraft will enjoy the success it deserves," Sukhoi Holdings DG Mikhail Pogosyan said (ATWOnline, May 14). Alenia ...

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